The writings of margaret of oingt, medieval prioress and mystic (d 1310), translated from the latin and francoprovençal with an introduction, essay and notes by renate blumenfeld-kosinski, rochester, brewer (the focus library of medieval women, 2), 1990, vii + 86 p. The writings of margaret of oingt by renate blumenfeld-kosinski (editor), marguerite starting at $550 the writings of margaret of oingt has 0 available edition to buy at alibris. The cambridge companion to christian mysticism is a multi-authored interdisciplinary guide to the study of christian mysticism, with an emphasis on the third through the seventeenth centuries. The writings of margaret of oingt: medieval prioress and mystic (trans renate blumenfeld-kosinski.
The strange case of ermine de reims renate blumenfeld-kosinski published by university of pennsylvania press blumenfeld-kosinski, renate the strange case of ermine de reims: a medieval woman between demons and saints. Newhauser, richard g and john a alford, eds, literature and religion in the later middle ages: philological studies in honor of siegfried wenzl (medieval & renaissance texts & studies. The shared conceptual underpinnings of contemporary metaphor theory and christian mystical expression form the basis of this study of the works of two very different fourteenth-century french mystics, marguerite d'oingt (c1240-1310) and marguerite.
Margaret of oingt was one of the many women living during the middle ages who turned to mysticism to become closer to god mysticism, unlike scholasticism, takes a direct approach to god using sensory perception, not reason for this purpose, it allowed women to identify with god on a very personal and spiritual level. Christian mysticism refers to the development of mystical practices and theory within christianity it has often been connected to mystical theology, especially in the roman catholic and orthodox christianity (both the eastern orthodox and oriental orthodox traditions. Margaret of oingt was born around 1240 into a noble family in the french beaujolais region, and became prioress of the carthusian charterhouse of poletains visionary and mystic, her writings are intelligent and humorous.
Carthusian order, and the broader world of female piety, mysticism and religious writing the writings of margaret of oingt presented in this volume are taken from the only known extant copy, manuscript 5785r of the municipal library of grenoble unlike some other medieval women mystics, margaret never intended her work to be circulated. Monastic matrix: a scholarly resource for the study of women's religious communities from 400 to 1600 ce monastic matrix is an ongoing collaborative effort by an international group of scholars of medieval history, religion, history of art, archaeology, religion, and other disciplines, as well as librarians and experts in computer technology. Get this from a library the writings of margaret of oingt, medieval prioress and mystic (d 1310) : translated from the latin and francoprovençal, with an introduction, essay and notes.
Marguerite d'oingt (probably 1240-11 february 1310) was a french carthusian nun and celebrated mystic she was also among the earliest identified women writers of france. For marguerite of oingt, see antonin duraffour, pierre gardette, and paulette durdilly, les oeuvres de marguerite d'oingt (paris: soci6t6 d'fidition les belles lettres, 1965) (hereafter les oeuvres de mo) and renate blumen- feld-kosinski, trans. The writings of margaret of oingt, medieval prioress and mystic translated from the latin and francoprovençal with an introduction and an interpretive essay focus press, newburyport, mass, 1990 reissued by boydell and brewer not of woman born: representations of caesarean birth in medieval and renaissance culture cornell university press, 1990.
Comments: this anthology serves as an introduction to medieval women's spirituality and mysticism it contains excerpts in translation of the most important visionary literature written by women throughout the middle ages. Discover more publications, questions and projects in mysticism article book review:the writings of margaret of oingt, medieval prioress and mystic margaret of oingt, renat. See also mcginn, the flowering of mysticism, 289-92 müller, catherine m, marguerite porete et marguerite d'oingt, de i'autre cote du miroir (new york: peter lang, 1999) müller, , how to do things with mystical language: marguerite d'oingt's performative writing, in performance and transformation: new approaches to late medieval spirituality, ed suydam, mary a and ziegler, joanna e. Margaret prioress and mystic essaysmargaret of oingt was one of the many women living during the middle ages who turned to mysticism to become closer to god mysticism, unlike scholasticism, takes a direct approach to god using sensory perception, not reason.
The writings of margaret of oingt, medieval prioress and mystic by renate blumenfeld-kosinski, focus library of medieval women the writings of margaret of oingt, medieval prioress and mystic by renate blumenfeld-kosinski, focus library of medieval women (pp 143-145. The middle ages, mysticism, margaret of oingt not sure what i'd do without @kibin - alfredo alvarez, student @ miami university exactly what i needed. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book the 13-digit and 10-digit formats both work.